Rocky River Dentistry Blog
November 7, 2017
It’s that time of the year where everything starts to feel a bit warmer even as the air grows colder. Thanksgiving will be here before you know it, and the steadily growing sound of jingle bells has already started. Sooner than later, it will be 2018, and everyone will have a fresh start. Unfortunately, what many people don’t know is that they are at risk of losing THOUSANDS of dollars in dental insurance benefits at the beginning of the new year. Why is this the case, and how can you make sure it doesn’t happen to you? Your dentist in Rocky River explains how you can avoid this little-known trap and instantly save on your dental care before 2018. (more…)
September 4, 2017
When it comes to visiting your dentist in Rocky River, you deserve to benefit from superior services. In addition to the dentist’s experience and qualifications, the care you receive is also supported by state-of-the-art technology. Among one of the latest advancements involves the use of the TRIOS Scanner. This allows for digital impressions for accurate and precise results when diagnosing and treating. Now, you can say good-bye to messy, uncomfortable traditional impressions and experience the convenience and comfort of 3D impressions.
August 25, 2017
Believe it or not, the consumption of sugar-sweetened beverages like sodas, sports drinks, and artificially sweetened juices can be associated with horrible cases of tooth decay. Not to mention, general health concerns are also closely linked to high-consumption of sugary drinks like diabetes and obesity.
Your dentist in Rocky River should be concerned about your overall health, not solely your teeth and gums. Although that’s the area of your body that they specialize in, these two are very closely connected. By highlighting the harmful amounts of sugar and acid in sweetened beverages, hopefully, you will think twice before guzzling your next energy drink.
July 24, 2017
Did you know that many Americans believe your smile is one of the most important features you have to show off? After all, it’s one of the first things you look at when you interact with someone and it also determines people’s first impression of you. Besides maintaining a bright, healthy smile at home with brushing and flossing, what else can you do to keep your teeth impressionable in a good way? Your Rocky River dentist can help you keep your smile attractive and healthy with fluoride treatments. Let’s take a look at all the benefits fluoride has to offer.
June 20, 2017
It’s Summer, and you know what that means – sunny weather, backyard barbecues, and the kids are out of school. That makes it the perfect time to schedule an appointment for your son or daughter with their children’s dentist in Rocky River. And, since Dr. William Eick’s office is open as late as 7:30PM, you’ll never need to miss work or schedule a special trip with the babysitter. Learn more about why this season is the best time to get your kids caught up on their oral healthcare regimen with an exam and cleaning.
May 2, 2017
You take great care to ensure the health of your teeth and gums with proper dental hygiene and regular visits to your dentist. You work hard to promote the beauty of your teeth, but did you know your dental health is intertwined with your overall health? If you develop periodontal disease, your systemic health can suffer serious consequences. According to extensive research, periodontal disease drastically increases your risk for potentially deadly health complications, including cardiovascular disease. As your dentist in Rocky River, Dr. William Eick wants to promote your overall well-being by maintaining healthy gums.
April 25, 2017
You know that tooth decay and gum disease are common threats to your dental health, but there is a larger threat you need to be concerned about as well—oral cancer. Although it is not widely discussed, more than 49,000 new cases of oral cancer will be diagnosed this year. Due to the lack of education and awareness, the month of April is Oral Cancer Awareness Month, which strives to bring attention to the risks of oral cancer and the need for preventive screenings. As your dentist in Rocky River, Dr. William Eick supports the mission to promote education about the cancer while also offering necessary screenings at your preventive appointments.
March 27, 2017
There are a lot of people that avoid proper dental care by postponing their appointments. Why would patients put their health at risk? Unfortunately, there are many offices that make visiting the dentist unpleasant, lengthy, and downright anxiety-inducing. At the office of Dr. William L. Eick, we have created a comfortable, safe atmosphere where patients can receive the preventive care they deserve with the speed and safety they need. Dr. Eick, your modern dentist in Rocky River, offers various innovative treatments including CariVu, Velscope, and digital x-rays to keep us two steps ahead of dental issues you may be facing.
February 25, 2017
Did you know that February is National Children’s Dental Health Month? Your child’s oral health is very important, and they should be seeing the dentist regularly just like you do. Dr. William Eick, your dentist in Rocky River, wants to celebrate your child with some helpful tips for keeping your kids cavity free.
January 4, 2017
You’ve been a Star Wars fan your entire life – you saw the original series in the theater as a teenager and made sure to take your own kids to see Rogue One when it premiered this past December. While eating some popcorn and enjoying the movie, your aching back tooth reminded you it was time to see your dentist in Rocky River. But did you ever think he’d be able to use the same innovative laser technology that made Star Wars a success in his dental practice? With Rocky River Dentistry, futuristic treatment can happen today, and provide you with your only hope against the drill.